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Amendment to Local Rule 36

Posted on: Jan 22/2024 Posted to: news

Proposed Amended Local Rule 36.    Click here to view

Comments  should be submitted in writing by February 21st 2024.
Alexander F. Grgat
Clerk Of Court
Garfield Heights Municipal Court
5555 Turney Rd.
Garfield Hts., OH 44125

Guide for Friends, Family Members, Individuals seeking care

Posted on: Nov 16/2021 Posted to: news

Family, friends or individuals seeking assistance with mental illness or substance use issues may call (216) 623-6888 to connect with the Cuyahoga County Diversion Center.

CALL the 24-Hour Help line at (216) 623-6888 (Don't hang up if you get a recording)

  • Answer questions from FrontLine Service staff about the situation.
  • The call taker will complete a screening.
  • If eligible, other options will be provided.

Click here for the flyer.

Free Eviction Help

Posted on: Sep 22/2021 Posted to: news

Do not ignore your eviction case.  Tenants' rights in the Eviction process can be protected by a lawyer.  Lawyers who represent tenants in evictions often get good results, such as:

  • Stopping the eviction
  • Getting tenants more time to move
  • Protecting tenant's property
  • Reducing or avoiding debt owed bt tenant
  • Addressing unit repairs
  • Applying for rental assistance

Call now, you may be eligible for free legal help at your eviction hearing.

The Affordable Connectivity Program

Posted on: May 5/2021 Posted to: news

The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC benefit program that helps ensure that households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare and more.

The benefit provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward internet service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands.
The Affordable Connectivity Program is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.

The Affordable Connectivity Program replaces the Emergency Broadband Benefit.

Unclaimed Funds

Posted on: Mar 30/2021 Posted to: news

Click here for a complete list of unclaimed funds from the Garfield Heights Municipal Court